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Sfrigola Palermo

Corso Calatafimi 11 | Porta Nova, 90129, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 271 0460
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
1 week ago
“Wonderful Arancini - watch it then eat it!”
31 Jul 2018
“Hot and delicious Arancini – maybe the best in Palermo”
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Corso Calatafimi 11 | Porta Nova, 90129, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This great little place is at the top of Vittorio Emanuele just beyond the main Pallazo and city gate. You can stand and watch the chef skilfully put together the arancini balls with the filling of your choice, surrounded by a thick layer of saffron...More

Thank Naomi B
Reviewed July 31, 2018

While visiting Palermo for a week, I tried to sample various Arancini shops that I had researched on the internet before travelling. Upon Sfrigola however, I stumble by chance – but they turned out to serve the best Arancini! First of all, they have a...More

Thank Henry-B-Baum
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

The Arancini are delicious, really cheap, staff are really friendly and speak English (which isn’t unusual here in Sicily). Well worth a visit if you haven’t tried arancini before or just looking for a snack like I was. The shop overlooks the Porta Nuova. It...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This small establishment makes, by far, the best arancini (stuffed rice balls) in Palermo. They have the largest selection to choose that I encountered during my month in Sicily and each order is individually fried - allow yourself the wait time - to crisp exterior...More

1  Thank TonyNYC-NY
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff. Food made in front of you. Very tasty, Clean and not expensive at all. Perfect street food.

Thank Des K
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

Best arancini in Palermo. We will be stopping again before we leave. Made fresh in front of you and cheap as chips. Don’t buy from any of the stalls elsewhere.

Thank Joshua K
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Don't miss this place! It's cheap, it's fresh and packed full of flavour. So many flavours to choose from, I wish I could go back and try more. We tried Arancini all over Sicily and these guys definitely topped it. The guys are super friendly...More

Thank Wander731161
Reviewed August 30, 2017

Within the first hour of arriving in Palermo, we came to this place and it was such a great welcoming! The arancini were delicious and the service was great! The people working there were very welcoming and nice... we went back the next day. Arancini...More

1  Thank sabrina s
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Calatafimi 11 | Porta Nova, 90129, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo
  • Phone Number: +39 091 271 0460
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